Budget Analyst II

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Cedar Rapids Finance Department
Location of position: 
Cedar Rapids, IA
$61,297.60 – $84,198.40 Annually
Date Posted: 
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Closing Date: 
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Job Description: 

Perform a variety of budget and related duties to assist with the preparation and administration of the City's operating and capital budgets. Specific duties include monitor the City budget for proper use of operating and capital budgets, prepare and administer budget, documents, and reports, and identify concerns/issues and make recommendations. In addition will develop and implement financial policies and procedures and create methods to extract budget and related data from various information systems. In the absence of the Assistant Finance Director an employee in this class may temporarily perform tasks and supervise other Budget Analysts.

Considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. This class is distinguished from other Budget Analyst classes and accounting positions due to the complexity, proficiency, and high level of involvement with budget and financial software, involvement with financial policy and procedure creation and implementation, and the leadership and supervision skills required.

Position Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

An ideal candidate for this position would possess a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and have at least 2-3 years of related position experience. (Please see posting on our website for the full job description.)